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Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking

  • Qualification:

    Certificate IV

  • Study mode:


  • Payment options:

    Payment plan
    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Start date:

    Anytime – start today!

  • Awarded by:

    Upskilled (RTO 40374)

  • Career Outcomes:

    Network Operations Technician | Network Technician | Network Support Officer | View all

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This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

Course Rundown

About this course

This Certificate IV in Information Technology (Networking) (ICT40415) course, offered by Upskilled, will give you the skills and training to be able to install and manage small-scale networks.

Studying this IT course, you will learn how to install and manage servers, manage network and data integrity, and implement Internet protocol networks.


Anyone can apply, however, it is recommended that you use the following pathways:

  • After achieving Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology, or other relevant qualifications or units equivalent; OR
  • Demonstrated vocational experience in a range of work environments using a range of information technologies

Areas of study

In this networking course, the units of competency you may study include:

  • ICTTEN416 - Install, configure and test an internet protocol network
  • ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • ICTNWK403 - Manage network and data integrity
  • ICTICT401 - Determine and confirm client business requirements
  • ICTNWK401 - Install and manage a server
  • ICTNWK404 - Install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network
  • ICTNWK402 - Install and configure virtual machines for sustainable ICT
  • BSBWHS304 - Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
  • ICTTEN417 - Install, configure and test a router
  • ICTNWK411 - Deploy software to networked computers
  • ICTICT408 - Create technical documentation
  • ICTPMG401 - Support small scale ICT projects
  • ICTSAS505 - Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
  • ICTNWK405 - Build a small wireless local area network
  • ICTNWK406 - Install, configure and test network security
  • ICTNWK412 - Create network documentation
  • ICTNWK407 - Install and configure client-server applications and services

Upskilled may make changes to this course from time to time to reflect changes introduced to the relevant Training Package or meet other regulatory requirements.

Upskilled Upskilled is a leading Registered Training Organisation (RTO) that delivers innovative, effective and efficient vocational education, training and short courses for working professionals, job seekers and school leavers. As one of the largest RTOs in Australia, Upskilled partners with businesses and career-minded individuals to achieve amazing outcomes. Choose from over 100 qualifications across more than 20 disciplines and start chasing your dream career today. With Upskilled, you're qualifying for tomorrow!
As a student of Upskilled you will have access to continued support, advice and guidance from your online trainer via phone or email. Your trainer will give you valuable feedback on your assessments and help you with your course material. Additional support with your study is also available during out-of-work hours via phone or Skype.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon completion of this business course, you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Certificate IV in Information Technology (Networking) from Upskilled.

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

Upskilled offers a choice of two convenient payment options to help make studying more affordable:

Option 1 - Save 15% when you pay upfront
Total course cost: $3,270

Option 2 - 24-month interest free payment plan.
No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months. Get started for just $38 a week!

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